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Toyota GT86 Is Underpowered No More in This Wankel Engine Rendering
Toyota GT86 Is Underpowered No More in This Wankel Engine Rendering

9 Jun 2016, 13:38 UTC / The internet is always optimistic when it comes to getting over the underpowered side that's holding the Toyobaru back and we're here with a Wankel example

 
Watch Grown Men Scream like Little Girls over a Mazda RX3
Watch Grown Men Scream like Little Girls over a Mazda RX3

21 Jan 2016, 14:09 UTC / We all have a crush on a certain model, and so when we finaly meet it in the flesh, it's possible to lose our head and behave erratically, as seen here

 
Racing Engine with Four Turbos and Four Rotors Makes for Epic Mazda RX-2
Racing Engine with Four Turbos and Four Rotors Makes for Epic Mazda RX-2

9 Dec 2015, 16:32 UTC / Back in the day, this car came with a 1,146cc rotary engine producing slightly more than 100 horsepower. But now, it's a thousand horsepower methanol monster

 
1,600 HP Tri-Turbo Mazda RX-8 Sounds like the Wankel from Hell <span>· Video</span>
1,600 HP Tri-Turbo Mazda RX-8 Sounds like the Wankel from Hell · Video

4 Dec 2015, 09:36 UTC / What has four doors, 1,600 horsepower and sounds like nothing you’ve heard before? A three-rotor, tri-turbo Mazda RX-8, of course

 
Mazda RX-7 vs. RX-Vision Mashup Looks Rotary-Sexy, but It’s Wrong
Mazda RX-7 vs. RX-Vision Mashup Looks Rotary-Sexy, but It’s Wrong

6 Nov 2015, 10:37 UTC / We admit we’ve spent too much time staring at this lovable mashup, but we’d rather see some RX-8 practicality assets being injected into the RX-Vision

 
Why a Mazda RX-Vision Fat Shooting Brake Makes More Sense than an Extreme Supercar Version
Why a Mazda RX-Vision Fat Shooting Brake Makes More Sense than an Extreme Supercar Version

4 Nov 2015, 13:08 UTC / We all dream of the fastest supercars out there, but few of us could actually buy these machines or stand living with their flaws

 
Mazda RX-Vision Drift Car Rendered, Hybrid Skyactiv-R Wankel Setup Rumored
Mazda RX-Vision Drift Car Rendered, Hybrid Skyactiv-R Wankel Setup Rumored

29 Oct 2015, 09:46 UTC / This has to be the wildest Mazda RX-Vision rendering to date, and it all has to do with Mad Mike Whiddett, a rotary-power drift advocate

 
Mazda RX-Vision Concept Shows Skyactiv-R Wankel Engine, Modern RX-7 Looks
Mazda RX-Vision Concept Shows Skyactiv-R Wankel Engine, Modern RX-7 Looks

28 Oct 2015, 09:14 UTC / Mazda has finally showed us the fruits of its Wankel engine labor, but this Skyactiv-R engine is still far from a production development

 
Mazda's Tokyo-Bound Concept Should Be a Turbo Rotary Engined RX-8 Successor
Mazda's Tokyo-Bound Concept Should Be a Turbo Rotary Engined RX-8 Successor

18 Oct 2015, 15:45 UTC / Well, on a scale from one to ten for good news, this is the clearest ten we've seen in a while. Wait for the confirmation before getting your hopes too high

 
Mazda Confirms Rotary Engine Work, New Sportscar Should Arrive by 2018
Mazda Confirms Rotary Engine Work, New Sportscar Should Arrive by 2018

18 Sep 2015, 11:51 UTC / Mazda has used the Frankfurt Motor Show to confirm they still employ a team of dedicated Wankel specialists, but don't jump to conclusions just yet

 
6-Rotor Wankel Engine Gets Stuffed into Mazda RX-4 Musclecar by New Zealanders
6-Rotor Wankel Engine Gets Stuffed into Mazda RX-4 Musclecar by New Zealanders

6 Feb 2015, 17:00 UTC / If satan had a Mazda, we think this is exactly what it would sound like, from the bonkers red exhaust to the sexy bodywork

 
Why Mazda Decided to Cancel the RX-8 Successor: Goodbye Wankel Engine!
Why Mazda Decided to Cancel the RX-8 Successor: Goodbye Wankel Engine!

10 Nov 2014, 15:52 UTC / Ever since Mazda pulled the plug on the RX-8 in 2012 due to falling sales and emission regulations, there have been countless talks about a successor and the new Wankel engine this would require. No...

 
Wankel Engine Makes Exhaust Glow Like Jewellery
Wankel Engine Makes Exhaust Glow Like Jewellery

27 Oct 2014, 17:19 UTC / Perhaps there have been easier ages in our past, but choosing gentlemen’s accessories while avoiding to step over the overkill border is rather difficult nowadays. In this respect, we’ve...

 
Mazda RX-8 Successor Rumored to Have Over 450 HP from Turbo Wankel Engine
Mazda RX-8 Successor Rumored to Have Over 450 HP from Turbo Wankel Engine

10 Jul 2014, 16:31 UTC / After being left for dead since the RX-8 was discontinued, rumors about Wankel sportscars are now coming in hot and fast. The latest is from Australia, which has always been a great market for Japan...

 
Mazda RX-8 Successor Rumored Again. Will Have 300 HP Skyactiv Rotary Engine
Mazda RX-8 Successor Rumored Again. Will Have 300 HP Skyactiv Rotary Engine

16 Jun 2014, 08:33 UTC / It seems that despite its many flaws, the rotary engined Mazda sportscar is so cool people will not let it die. A new report from a British magazine suggests once more that the RX-8 will have come b...

 
Citroen Developed a Cool Wankel-Powered Helicopter in the 70s
Citroen Developed a Cool Wankel-Powered Helicopter in the 70s

13 Jun 2014, 17:30 UTC / Citroen made the Hydropneumatic suspension famous, it designed the gorgeous DS, to this day one of the best looking cars ever, and innovated with the swiveling headlights. But did you know that in t...

 
Mazda CEO: No Rotary Engine for Now
Mazda CEO: No Rotary Engine for Now

19 Nov 2013, 08:43 UTC / Mazda’s new CEO, Masa-michi Kogai, has recently talked about the company’s plans for the rotary engine reintroduction and it seems we won’t be getting one soon. Kogai, who took ...

 
Mazda Cosmo 110S on Jay Leno's Garage
Mazda Cosmo 110S on Jay Leno's Garage

13 Nov 2012, 12:35 UTC / You can’t talk about the history of the Japanese sportscar without thinking of what Mazda has done. America has the Corvette, with its V8 motor, but Japan has something altogether smaller, pow...

 
Mazda RX-7 Successor Coming in 2017
Mazda RX-7 Successor Coming in 2017

1 Nov 2012, 14:53 UTC / Mazda’s legendary Wankel-engined sportscar is making a comeback. However, the successor to the legendary RX-7 will arrive in 2017, meaning there will be a 5-year hiatus between that moment and...

 
The New Rotary Engine: How to Make it Feasible
The New Rotary Engine: How to Make it Feasible

26 Oct 2012, 16:55 UTC / While Mazda may have used the Wankel rotary engine extensively in many of their cars, since back in 1967, when they launched their first rotary-powered offering, the Cosmo 110S, a lightweight sports...